Top rated highly intellectual movies that are also magical

Check out today’s highest ranked highly intellectual and magical movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are highly intellectual and magical, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Harlequin (1980)

In this modern-day version of the Rasputin story, David Hemmings plays an up-and-coming senator, Nick Rast, whose young son is terminally ill with leukaemia. A mysterious faith healer, Gregory Wolfe, appears and seems to cure the boy. Rast's wife Sandy falls in love with Wolfe, but the powerful interests behind Rast's career, represented by geriatric monster Doc Wheelan are less happy with events.

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1980-03-28 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Robert Powell, David Hemmings

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    underplayed performance
  2. Ranked #3 for
    perfectly watchable
  3. Ranked #3 for
    aura of mystery

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2 Tuck Everlasting (2002)

Teenager Winnie Foster is growing up in a small rural town in 1914 with her loving but overprotective parents, but Winnie longs for a life of greater freedom and adventure.

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2002-10-11 | Drama / Family

Cast

Alexis Bledel, William Hurt

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    lasting forever
  2. Ranked #3 for
    lasting a lifetime
  3. Ranked #4 for
    pondering question

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3 Soul (2020)

Joe Gardner is a middle school teacher with a love for jazz music. After a successful gig at the Half Note Club, he suddenly gets into an accident that separates his soul from his body and is transported to the You Seminar, a center in which souls develop and gain passions before being transported to a newborn child. Joe must enlist help from the other souls-in-training, like 22, a soul who has spent eons in the You Seminar, in order to get back to Earth.

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2020-12-25 | Family / Animation

Cast

Jamie Foxx, Tina Fey

Rating

rating icon 8.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    existential theme
  2. Ranked #3 for
    underlying theme
  3. Ranked #3 for
    soulful music

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4 The Changeover (2017)

Laura Chant, 16, lives with her mother and four-year-old brother Jacko in a poor new suburb on the edge of a partially demolished Christchurch, New Zealand. Laura is drawn into a supernatural battle with an ancient spirit who attacks Jacko and slowly drains the life out of him as the spirit becomes ever younger. Laura discovers her true identity and the supernatural ability within her, and must harness it to save her brother's life.

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2017-09-28 | Fantasy / Thriller

Cast

Erana James, Timothy Spall

Rating

rating icon 5.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    subjective camera
  2. Ranked #4 for
    powerful imagery
  3. Ranked #4 for
    tightly directed

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5 I Lost My Body (2019)

A story of Naoufel, a young man who is in love with Gabrielle. In another part of town, a severed hand escapes from a dissection lab, determined to find its body again.

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2019-11-06 | Animation / Drama

Cast

Hakim Faris, Victoire Du Bois

Rating

rating icon 7.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    leap of faith
  2. Ranked #4 for
    tactile imagery
  3. Ranked #5 for
    soulful acting

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6 Mirai (2018)

The movie follows a 4-year old boy who is struggling to cope with the arrival of a little sister in the family until things turn magical. A mysterious garden in the backyard of the boy's home becomes a gateway allowing the child to travel back in time and encounter his mother as a little girl and his great-grandfather as a young man. These fantasy-filled adventures allow the child to change his perspective and help him become the big brother he was meant to be.

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2018-06-16 | Animation / Family

Cast

Moka Kamishiraishi, Haru Kuroki

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    more refined
  2. Ranked #2 for
    sudden turn
  3. Ranked #2 for
    most realistic portrayal

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7 Youth Without Youth (2007)

A love story wrapped in a mystery. Set in Europe before WWII, professor of language and philosophy Dominic Matei is struck by lightning and ages backwards from 70 to 40 in a week, attracting the world and the Nazis. While on the run, the professor meets a young woman who has her own experience with a lightning storm. Not only does Dominic find love again, but her new abilities hold the key to his research.

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2007-10-26 | Fantasy / Drama

Cast

Tim Roth, Alexandra Maria Lara

Rating

rating icon 6.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    esoteric
  2. Ranked #4 for
    philosophical thought
  3. Ranked #4 for
    philosophical insight

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8 I Kill Giants (2018)

Sophia, a new high school student, tries to make friends with Barbara, who tells her that “she kills giants,” protecting this way her hometown and its inhabitants, who do not understand her strange behavior.

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2018-01-21 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Sydney Wade, Madison Wolfe

Rating

rating icon 6.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    escapist fantasy
  2. Ranked #2 for
    misleading
  3. Ranked #4 for
    little underwhelming

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9 Stranger Than Fiction (2006)

Harold Crick is a lonely IRS agent whose mundane existence is transformed when he hears a mysterious voice narrating his life.

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2006-09-09 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Will Ferrell, Maggie Gyllenhaal

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    more dramatic
  2. Ranked #1 for
    omniscient
  3. Ranked #1 for
    more serious

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10 The Brand New Testament (2015)

God lives in Brussels. On Earth though, God is a coward, with pathetical morals and being odious with his family. His daughter, Ea, is bored at home and can't stand being locked up in a small apartment in ordinary Brussels, until the day she decides to revolt against her dad...

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2015-09-02 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Pili Groyne, Benoît Poelvoorde

Rating

rating icon 6.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sex maniac
  2. Ranked #1 for
    relatively new
  3. Ranked #2 for
    playful

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